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Mary James Ketch

Mary James Ketch is a contemporary American artist living in Norman, Oklahoma. Her narrative paintings are a visual distillation of scenes of everyday life, in which the figures seem to inhabit a lyrical dream-like world. She draws on memories from childhood, family life, and the surrounding landscape. Ketch attended the University of Oklahoma before receiving her M.F.A. from the University of Southern California, School of Cinema-Television.

Selected Exhibitions

2018        Fringe, The Art Hall, Oklahoma City

2017        Kindred, Leslie Powell Gallery, Lawton, OK

2017        IAO Juried Show, Individual Artists of Oklahoma, OKC

2016        Utopia Current Gallery, OKC

2016        Concept: Survey Hardesty Arts Center, Tulsa

2016        Fringe Annual Show Graphite Gallery, OKC 

2015        Illuminate Mainsite Gallery, Norman, OK

2015        Fringe Annual Show, The Project Box, Paseo, OKC

2015        Husbands, Wives, and Lovers (solo exhibition) The Project Box, Paseo, OKC

2015        Choices, Cowboy Hall of Fame, OKC

2014        Solstice, Istvan Gallery, OKC

2014         Wings of Art, Istvan Gallery OKC

2013         Swoon, Istvan Gallery OKC

2013         Deep Six, Individual Artists of Oklahoma, OKC

2013         Reverie, a.k.a gallery, OKC

2013         Locus, Istvan Gallery, OKC